The Use of Force Against ISIS
The Use of Force Against ISIS: Is International Law Changing? was a public lecture by Prof. Dr. Anne Peters, LL.M., Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg. The event, followed by the Launch of the new Centre for International Law of the Institute of International Relations Prague, took place on 31st March from 3 PM at the Institute of International Relations, Nerudova 3. You can recall the most interesting moments now, as the videos from both parts are ready for you.
- Veronika Bílková, Co-ordinator of the Centre for International Law of the Institute of International Relations Prague
- Prof. Dr. Anne Peters, LL.M., Director, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg
Prof. Dr. Anne Peters, LL.M. (Harvard) is director at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg and professor of International Law at the Universities of Basel and Heidelberg and Freie Universität Berlin. She studied Law, Modern Greek and Spanish in Wurzburg, Freiburg, Lausanne and Cambridge, USA before obtaining a Ph.D. in Freiburg (1994) and qualifying as a professor at the University of Kiel (2000). Anne Peters was president of the European Society of International Law (2010-2012) and member (substitute) of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission) in respect of Germany (2011-2015). She is currently member of the Council of International Law of the German Federal Foreign Office (since 2013). Her current research interests relate to public international law, including its history, global animal law, global governance and global constitutionalism, and the status of humans in international law.